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  1. Hypatia: The Life and Legend of an Ancient Philosopher.Edward J. Watts - 2017 - Oxford University Press USA.
    Sixteen centuries ago the Neoplatonist philosopher Hypatia was murdered by a mob of Christians. Ever since, she has been remembered in poems, plays, paintings, and films as a victim of religious intolerance whose death symbolized the end of the classical world. But before she was a symbol Hypatia was a person. As one of antiquity's best-known female scholars, Hypatia's immense skills as a philosopher and mathematician redefined the intellectual life of her home city of Alexandria. Her talent as a teacher (...)
     
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    Creating the Academy: Historical Discourse and the Shape of Community in the Old Academy.Edward Watts - 2007 - Journal of Hellenic Studies 127:106-.
    :The Old Academy developed in an unplanned fashion and, as its structure evolved, changes in leadership and institutional culture were mirrored by shifting Academic historical traditions. As the Old Academy became an institution that presented a systematized philosophy, its leadership placed increased emphasis upon traditions about Plato and other Academic leaders that illustrated the power and practical application of this Academic teaching. This suggests a conscious attempt by the scholarchs of the Old Academy to craft a distinctive institutional identity centred (...)
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    Aeneas of Gaza and Zacharias of Mytilene - Gertz, Dillon, Russell Aeneas of Gaza, Theophrastus, with Zacharias of Mytilene, Ammonius. Pp. XXX + 181. London: Bristol Classical Press, 2012. Cased, £70. Isbn: 978-1-78093-209-5. [REVIEW]Edward Watts - 2014 - The Classical Review 64 (1):105-107.
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    Historical Discourse and the Shape of Community in the Old Academy: Creating the Academy.Edward Watts - 2007 - Journal of Hellenic Studies 127:106-122.
    The Old Academy developed in an unplanned fashion and, as its structure evolved, changes in leadership and institutional culture were mirrored by shifting Academic historical traditions. As the Old Academy became an institution that presented a systematized philosophy, its leadership placed increased emphasis upon traditions about Plato and other Academic leaders that illustrated the power and practical application of this Academic teaching. This suggests a conscious attempt by the scholarchs of the Old Academy to craft a distinctive institutional identity centred (...)
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    El-Abbadi and Fathallah Eds. What Happened to the Ancient Library of Alexandria? . Leiden: Brill, 2008. Pp. Xx + 259. €99/$129. 9789004165458. [REVIEW]Edward Watts - 2010 - Journal of Hellenic Studies 130:294-295.
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  6. Orality and Communal Identity in Eunapius' Lives of the Sophists and Philosophers.Edward Watts - 2005 - Byzantion 75:334-361.
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